CV and professional practice

  • Since 10/2010
    Research and teaching associate at the Institute of Landscape Architecture, RWTH Aachen University
  • Since 07/2011
    Associate at lohrberg stadtlandschaftsarchitektur, partnership of freelance landscape architects mbB, Stuttgart
  • 01/2017
    Doctoral degree at the Faculty of Architecture, RWTH Aachen University
  • 09/2003 to 09/2010
    Landscape architect at lohrberg stadtlandschaftsarchitektur, Stuttgart
  • 2005 to 2009
    Visiting lecturer at the Institute for Landscape Planning and Ecology, University of Stuttgart
  • 10/1997 to 07/2003
    Studied landscape architecture at Leibniz University Hanover - graduate engineer
  • 10/1999 to 09/2000
    Erasmus Grant - Spatial and Urban Planning, Centre d’Études Supérieures d’Aménagement, Université Francois Rabelais de Tours, France

Awards, distinctions and scholarships

  • 2019
    Award for the CoProGrün research project as an exemplary climate protection project in KlimaExpo NRW
  • 2017
    Awarded the Borchers badge of RWTH Aachen University
    Invited by Alexander von Humboldt foundation to the 8th Brazilian-German Frontiers of Science and Technology Symposium 2017
  • 2016
    Commendation at the German Urbanism Award for the project “Masterplan for open spaces, Stuttgart-Hallschlag“
  • 2015
    Commendation in the competition "Agritecture & Landscape", Milano 06/2015 for Erasmus IP CITYGREENING
  • 2013
    Nomination for the teaching award of RWTH Aachen University
    Training School Grant “From farming near the city to farming with the city“, Toulouse
  • 2009
    “Building Cities, Living Cities” – National prize for integrating city development and construction culture: prize in the category, Development of City, Region and Landscape - for the Marktredwitz Garden Show:
  • 2007
    Briggs and Strattons Award for one of the 10 best parks in Germany for the for the Auenpark Marktredwitz
  • 2006
    Eon Bavaria Environment Prize and recognition in the Bavarian State competition, “The Exemplary Model City” for the rehabilitation and regeneration of urban brownfield areas - for the Marktredwitz Garden Show.
  • 2005
    Essay prize of the magazine “Garten + Landschaft”